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5500UG - Security & Sound, #22-2c, BC, CM

Security & Sound Cable, Rated-CM, 2-22 AWG stranded bare copper conductors with polyolefin insulation, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: Security System, Alarm, Intercom/PA, Single Line Telephone

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNo. of Conductors
227x30BC - Bare Copper2
Conductor Count: 2
MaterialNominal Wall Thickness
PP - Polypropylene0.007 in
Color Chart
Outer Shield Material
No Shield
Outer Jacket Material
MaterialNominal DiameterNominal Wall Thickness
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.114 in0.015 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCR
16.1 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Conductor
20 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.155 µH/ft
Max. Recommended Current [A]
2.8 Amps per Conductor at 25ºC
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temp Range: -20°C To +75°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 7.3 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 18.2 lbs
Min Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 1.2 in


NEC Articles: Article 800
NEC/(UL) Compliance: CM
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CM

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/96/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (ROHS II): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR)
EU CE Mark: Yes
EU RoHS Compliance Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 2004-01-01
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
CSA Flammability: FT1
UL voltage rating: 300 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Part Number

Item #ColorPutup TypeLengthUPC
5500UG U4FU500Beige U4FUnReel500 ft612825162933
5500UG U4FC1000Beige U4FCoil1,000 ft612825162926
5500UG 006C500Blue, LightCoil500 ft612825365839
5500UG 006U500Blue, LightUnReel500 ft612825163046
5500UG 001C500BrownCoil500 ft612825162957
5500UG 001C1000BrownCoil1,000 ft612825162940
5500UG 008C500GrayCoil500 ft612825163091
5500UG 008C1000GrayCoil1,000 ft612825163084
5500UG 008U1000GrayUnReel1,000 ft612825337188
5500UG 005C500Green, DarkCoil500 ft612825163022
5500UG 005U500Green, DarkUnReel500 ft612825163039
5500UG 005C1000Green, DarkCoil1,000 ft612825163015
5500UG 003C500OrangeCoil500 ft612825162964
5500UG 003U500OrangeUnReel500 ft612825162971
5500UG 007C500VioletCoil500 ft612825163060
5500UG 007U500VioletUnReel500 ft612825163077
5500UG 007C1000VioletCoil1,000 ft612825163053
5500UG 009C500WhiteCoil500 ft612825163114
5500UG 009C1000WhiteCoil1,000 ft612825163107
5500UG 009U1000WhiteUnReel1,000 ft612825163121
5500UG 004C500YellowCoil500 ft612825162995
5500UG 004U500YellowUnReel500 ft612825163008
5500UG 004C1000YellowCoil1,000 ft612825162988


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.217 Revision Date: 06-24-2020
Date: 2004-01-01
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